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How can I make a bluetooth home button for my iPhone? Answered

I want to make a bluetooth button, that when I press it, it takes my phone to the home screen.

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NicA3
NicA3

3 years ago

using a bluetooth module emulating a keyboard you can send command+option+h i think. You'll have to activate voice over and then turn off the actual voice. I think this is how it can be done.

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lemonie
lemonie

7 years ago

Isn't there a button that takes the phone to the home screen anyway?

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superjonnydude
superjonnydude

Answer 7 years ago

Yes, but I want a wireless one to use Siri with.

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lemonie
lemonie

Answer 7 years ago

Isn't there a button in Siri that takes the phone to the home screen anyway?
Why wireless? I don't understand what your problem is to solve.
(but it sounds like you won't be able to do it)

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superjonnydude
superjonnydude

Answer 7 years ago

I was able to figure out how to make the button, but now I have another problem. In order to pair the button with my phone, I need to enter a pin number. I can't enter the pin number because the button does not have any number keys on it. Do you know if there is any way around the pin number? Thanks,

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yestertech
yestertech

Answer 7 years ago

you need to use SPP (simple pairing protocol)
I would love to hear how you implemented this...

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lemonie
lemonie

Answer 7 years ago

PIN numbers are supposed to stop people who don't know what the PIN number is; that's how they work so that part is working normally.

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mpilchfamily
mpilchfamily

7 years ago

You would probably need to jailbreak the phone so you can run an app in the background constantly so it will look for that input from the Bluetooth button.